Father vows to uncover ‘entire reality’ over daughter’s loss of life at water park



he distraught father of a lady who died after going lacking at a water park has spoken of his “struggle for the reality” on what would have been her twelfth birthday.

Kyra Hill had goals of taking part in soccer for Manchester United girls’s staff earlier than the tragedy at Liquid Leisure, close to Windsor, Berkshire, on August 6.

Emergency providers have been known as at 3.55pm and Kyra was discovered simply after 5.10pm and rushed to Wexham Park Hospital, the place she died.

On Thursday, Kyra’s father Leonard Hill mentioned the household are “going via each dad or mum’s worst nightmare”.

He mentioned: “I can’t cease till we uncover the entire reality as to what occurred to Kyra and why she apparently drowned amid skilled workers.”

She genuinely cared for everybody, huge or small, previous or younger. She was pure in coronary heart, thoughts, ideas and motion

He wished to “put the file straight” that the 11-year-old had not been taking part in on inflatables and was swimming within the space designated for swimming.

Paying tribute to his daughter, Mr Hill mentioned: “Kyra was an exquisite, brave, decided, comfortable and loving lady.

“She genuinely cared for everybody, huge or small, previous or younger. She was pure in coronary heart, thoughts, ideas and motion.

“She stood for what was true and proper and was a pure chief. Well-liked amongst her friends, family and friends.

“She loves soccer and was decided to be an expert participant for Man United girls’s staff. She would by no means miss a coaching session or a match.”

Mr Hill mentioned the household miss her “very a lot” and they’re “deeply disturbed, distraught and damaged by what was allowed to occur to her on the Liquid Leisure Windsor.”

He added: “We really feel let down by Liquid Leisure.

“Kyra would have been celebrating her twelfth birthday right now, which now she is going to miss. We have now as a substitute gained an surprising angel.

Flowers have been left outdoors Liquid Leisure following the teenager’s loss of life (PA) / PA Wire

“We’ll struggle for the reality and get justice for our little lady, simply as she would have fought for folks she beloved.”

Critical damage legal professionals Jill Greenfield and Harvinder Kaur, of Fieldfisher, are representing the household.

Ms Kaur confirmed the native authority is investigating what occurred and an inquest will open at Studying Coroner’s Court docket.

Ms Greenfield mentioned: “Our focus is to help the household to navigate the authorized course of and learn the way this might ever have occurred to a younger lady who was merely celebrating her pal’s birthday.”

Beforehand, Thames Valley Police mentioned Kyra’s loss of life was not being handled as suspicious and a file was being ready for the coroner.

Following the tragedy, Liquid Leisure closed the aqua assault course for the remainder of the week “out of respect” for Kyra’s household.

On Monday, the Royal Borough of Windsor and Maidenhead mentioned the attraction mustn’t reopen but on well being and security grounds.

Liquid Leisure should present it has decreased the chance of drowning earlier than enterprise can resume, it mentioned.

The corporate has been contacted by the PA information company for a response.

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